Effective Date 11/14/2012 (last updated 11/14/2012)
This policy describes our privacy practices for the website where it is posted. This includes mobile websites. This policy does not apply to information we may collect offline or in other forums.
We collect information from and about you.
Contact information: For example, we might collect your name and street address. We might also collect your phone number or email.
Information you submit or post: If you submit a question or comment or apply for a job, we will collect the information you provide to us.
Other Information. If you use our websites, we may collect information about the browser you are using. We might track the pages you visit. We might look at what site you came from, or what site you visit when you leave us. We collect this information using the tracking tools described here. To control those tools, please read here.
We collect information in different ways.
We collect information directly from you. For example, if you fill out our comment form or apply for a job.
We collect information from you passively. We use tracking tools like browser cookies and web beacons. To learn more about these tools and how you can control them, click here.
We get information about you from third parties. For example, social media platforms may give us information about you.
We use information as disclosed and described here.
To respond to your requests or questions. For example, we might use your information to respond to requests regarding our work or job openings.
To look at site trends. We may use your information to make website improvements.
For security purposes. We may use information to protect our company or our websites.
To promote us and our website. Unless we tell you otherwise, we might send you notices of services that may interest you. We might tell you about new website features or service offerings. To manage this, follow the instructions in Your Choices, below.
To communicate with you about our relationship: We may contact you to tell you about changes to this Policy or our website Terms. We may correspond with you about your job application.
As otherwise permitted by law.
We may share information with third parties.
Within our company (including our affiliated companies).
If we think we have to in order to comply with the law or protect ourselves. For example, we will share information to respond to a court order or subpoena. We may also share it if a government agency or investigatory body requests.
With any successor to all or part of our business. For example, if part or all of our business was sold we may sell our customer list as part of that transaction.
With third parties who perform services on our behalf. For example, we share information with vendors, or will authorize them to collect information on our behalf. Some vendors may be located outside of the United States.
With our business partners. For example, we might share information with a business partner.
For other reasons we may describe to you at the time of information collection.
You have certain choices about our marketing and tracking tools.
You can opt out of marketing emails. To stop receiving our commercial emails, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You have other controls you can exercise. You can choose whether or not to share personal information. If you choose not to share, some parts of our sites and some services may be more difficult or impossible to use. If you turn off cookies or tracking tools, parts of our site and services may also not work properly.
These sites and apps are not intended for kids.
Our sites are not created for children and we don’t believe that children would be interested in them. We do not to our knowledge collect information online from children under 18. If you are a parent or guardian and think we have information about your child, please email us email@example.com. Read the helpful information provided by the FTC. This information includes this consumer education bulletin.
We use standard security measures.
The Internet is not 100% secure, though. We thus cannot promise that your use of our sites will be completely safe. We encourage you to use caution when using the Internet.
We store information in the United States.
If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States and by using the Sites/giving your information, you consent to such transfer, and understand that the U.S. may not provide the same level of protections as the laws of your country.
We keep personal information as long as it is necessary or relevant for our business. We also keep information as otherwise required by law.
We may link to third party sites or services we don’t control.
Feel free to contact us if you have more questions.
You can email us, call us at (310) 394-4000, or write to us at:
- ATTN: Public Relations
- Rubin Postaer and Associates
- 2525 Colorado Ave.
- Santa Monica, CA 90404
Our Tracking Tools
We use common tracking technologies.
We or our vendors use several common tracking tools. These may include browser cookies. We may also use web beacons and similar technologies. We use these tools to track our consumers and website visitors. We also use them for other business purposes, including:
- To track new visitors to our sites.
- To recognize past visitors.
- To store your password if you are registered on our sites.
- To serve you with advertising content in which we think you will be interested. As part of this customization, we may observe your behaviors on this website or on other websites. We may also get information about your browsing history from our trusted business partners.
- So we can better understand our audience, our customers, our website visitors, and their respective interests.
You can control tracking tools.
Your browser may give you the ability to control cookies. How you do so depends on the type of cookie. Certain browsers can be set to reject browser cookies. To control flash cookies, which we may use on certain websites from time to time, you can go here. Why? Because flash cookies cannot be controlled through your browser settings.
NOTE: If you set your computer to block cookies, you may not be able to use certain features on our sites.
Our ads on other websites may be served based on tracking.
We may also work with online advertising companies to provide you with advertising that is as relevant and useful as possible. We may provide this advertising on our website and other third party sites that you visit. These ads may be based on information you submit on our websites or third party sites. They may also be based on your activities or behaviors on our websites or on third party sites. The information gathered may be used to serve you with advertisements on our websites or on third party websites. This includes mobile websites or applications.
You can opt-out of online behavioral advertising.
We sometimes work with vendors to provide you with online ads. What ads you see may be based on your activities on our website or third party sites. To opt out of having your online behavior tracked for advertising purposes click here.